Scottish Country Dance Club of Canberra


The original SCD Group in Canberra, founded in 1954, and still dancing.


 Position  Name  Contact
President Derek Synnott

Jenny Wardrobe
Treasurer Eileen Newmarch


The Black Mountain Reelers class meets Tuesday lunch time at the North Canberra Baptist Church Hall.

Visitors and new dancers are always welcome. Doors open 12 noon, dancing from 12.15 to 2.00pm. Go to this link for more details.

Social Classes on Thursday evenings will take place on the following dates in 2021:

11 Feb, 11 Mar, 8 Apr, 13 May, 10 June, 8 July, 12 Aug, 9 Sept, 14 Oct, 11 Nov

Flyer for 12 August (Scottish Country Dances with a Japanese flavour) (shows previously scheduled date) available here

Contact Jenny Wardrobe - for further information.

New Dancers Socials will be held in 2021 on 26 June and 30 October

Christmas Social  4 December 2021

For further information, please contact the Secretary via the email address above.

Second Canberra Book of Scottish Country Dances
comprising 15 dances selected from the open competition held by the SCDCC in Nov 2018
is available for download here

Club History

"1954 -2004 and Still Dancing".
The history of The Scottish Country Dance Club of Canberra over its first 50 years
by the late Bob Clark, a founder member. To download a copy click here

Minutes of recent committee meetings: 6 October 2016        4 February 2017         4 February 2018

Minutes of 2018 AGM

11 September 2018      27 November 2018 (summary)


  • Bruce Clark


North Canberra Baptist Church,
17 Condamine Street, Turner
(opposite Turner Primary School)

North Canberra Baptist Church

Subpages (1): Black Mountain Reelers